Boss Lady

  • 7 Reasons businesses struggle in year one

    Did you know that 90% of new businesses fail within the first year that they enter the market? It’s important when you’re starting your own company that you do explore the reasons for this. That way, you can make...

  • How to show your customers you appreciate them

    How to show your customers you appreciate them

    Your customers are the foundation of your company and the reason you’re still in business. Without them, you won’t have anyone to sell to and use your products or services. It’s essential that as a business owner you find...

  • 9 Investment options for entrepreneurs

    9 Investment options for entrepreneurs

    Once you’ve built a successful business, you might find that you’re interested in investing your money. As a busy entrepreneur, you won’t necessarily have the time to get involved with lengthy investment projects. What you need are streamlined options,...

  • 3 ways companies can advance women into top leadership positions

    3 ways companies can advance women into top leadership positions

    We know it makes good business sense to have women in top leadership positions. The Delivering Through Diversity report from McKinsey & Co says, “Companies in the top-quartile for gender diversity on executive teams were 21% more likely to outperform...

  • Equipping your people with the ability to embrace change

    Equipping your people with the ability to embrace change

    Business success is only possible if your people are ready, willing and able to embrace change. The success of the business, the success of its leaders and your personal success all hinge upon the ability of your people to...

  • Launching a business: 10 things women should consider

    Launching your own small business can be terrifying. You’re putting yourself and your ideas on the line. For women, in particular, there are more hurdles to overcome than your average entrepreneur. Expect more hoops to jump through, more people...

  • Sharing information in the office: how to make it easier

    Sharing information in the office: how to make it easier

    There is a lot of information you need to share with others in the office. Some information can be found in paper documents, some can be found in digital documents, and some are best shared by word of mouth....

  • Improving the appearance of your business

    When it comes to building your brand, your appearance as a business is everything. Whether you work in retail, or manufacture, or something in between, you need people to know that you’re a reputable brand that they can trust....

  • 6 tips for more effective and productive flexible working

    6 tips for more effective and productive flexible working

    One of the positive things to come out of the COVID-19 crisis was an increase in empathy. As everyone was suddenly working from home, managers took an interest in how people were coping and the situations that they faced...